Phillylacrosse.com, Posted 6/9/11
Essex Community College sophomore long stick midfielder Neil Willis (played at Malvern Prep) was named a First Team Junior college All-American after helping the Knights win the Region XX championship and advance to the National Juco finals.
Willis was named the Region XX Defensive player of the Year, the Maryland the Juco Defensive Player of the Year as Essex finished 15-3 and fell to Onondoga (N.Y.), 12-9, in the national finals in May.
Willis also was a First Team All-Region XX and First Team All-Maryland Juco selection as well as an all-national tourney pick.
Willis also was a First Team All-American last year when he helped Essex to the Juco finals where they also fell to Onondoga.
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